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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Greed for ( লোভ ) He has no greed for wealth.
  • Callous to ( উদাসীন ) He is callous to my suffering.
  • Marry to ( বিবাহ দেওয়া ) He married his daughter to a rich man.
  • Charge with ( অভিযোগ করা (ত্রুটি) ) He was charged with theft.
  • Dedicate to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) This book is dedicated to his father.
  • Plead for ( ওকালতি করা (কোনকিছু) ) I pleaded with him for justice (against the wrong done to me).

Idioms:

  • Set free ( মুক্ত করা ) The prisoners were set free.
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )